Feedstuffs announces that Krissa Welshans will be joining its editorial team as staff editor effective Monday, Jan. 6.
Welshans has been a regular contributor to Feedstuffs since September 2009, writing the Feedstuffs Beef Industry Insider, Hog Industry Insider and Dairy Industry Insider columns
In her new role with Feedstuffs, Welshans will add to her responsibilities grain and feed related news, the monthly Facilities section, mill market and the weekly grains and ingredients column.
She will work out of her home office in Marlette, MI.
Welshans holds a bachelor of science in animal science, agribusiness management specialization, and a masters of arts in public policy.
Welshans served as a communication intern for the National Pork Producers Council in its Washington, D.C., office in 2005, and since 2006 has worked with the Animal Agriculture Alliance in both a full-time staff position and freelance role. Most recently she was marketing director for the Betcher Financial Group in Sterling Heights, MI. She and her husband are actively involved in the beef cattle sector.